Green Papaya restaurant is a happy find

The words “a culinary experience to remember” might not come to mind when you first pull into a nondescript parking lot across from a Chevy dealership on an otherwise forgettable strip two miles south of downtown Norwich. \nBut the phrase more than fits Green Papaya Thai Restaurant and...

Three dishes to satisfy your palate

Caloric suggestions for holiday shopping.

Jalisco offers affordable, good food in a casual atmosphere

Located in the former Friendly's on Route 1, just north of the Route 78 intersection, the restaurant's very large Tex-Mex menu includes the standards plus an array of less ubiquitous dishes.

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Dreaming of a new London

The Cornish parking garage off Governor Winthrop Boulevard in New London is also known as the Governor Winthrop Parking Garage.

Check out asteroid Hebe

Just outside the orbit of Mars, an asteroid large enough to be observed this month with binoculars or a small telescope is emerging into view.

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Concerts and shows that will be playing the region

Jamie Kennedy - Jan. 29-31 at Comix at Foxwoods; tickets on sale now; $20-$50

David Koechner - Jan. 17 at Comix at Foxwoods; tickets on sale now; $30-$55

Wanderlust - Martin Dockery - Feb. 28 at the Katharine Hepburn Cultural Arts Center; tickets on sale now; $25

Moody Blues - March 22 at Toyota Oakdale Theatre, Wallingford; tickets on sale at 10 a.m. Dec. 19; $39-$58

Pentatonix - March 15 at Toyota Oakdale Theatre, Wallingford; tickets on sale now; $29.50-$49.50

Steve Aoki - March 12 at The Dome at Oakdale, Wallingford; tickets on sale at 19 a.m. Dec. 19; $35

Get The Led Out: The American Led Zeppelin - Jan. 31 at The Dome at Oakdale, Wallingford; tickets on sale now; $25